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Allison & Ellison Genealogy Notes, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland 1832-69

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Extracted from Personal Notices of Births, Marriages and Deaths Inserted in the Londonderry Sentinel
Transcribed, Compiled and Submitted by
Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia




Date Notice
Nov 10 1832 [Married] JONES & ELLISON On the 29th ult., by the Rev. J. McCauly, James Jones, to Miss Mary Ellison. The bridegroom is 35 years of age, and previous to the present, was married twice, his second wife was buried on the 29th September last
Mar 1 1845 [Died] At her residence, Benvale, on the 20th ult., after a tedious illness, Eliza, wife of the Rev. James Allison, Cumber
Jan 9 1847 [Died] On the 6th inst., at his residence, Bellaghareden, the Rev. Thomas Ellison, Minister of the Presbyterian Church, Banagher, aged 48 years
Nov 20 1847 [Died] On the 15th inst., Anne, eldest daughter of the Rev. James Allison, Cumber, county Derry
Jan 15 1848 [Married] ALLISON & LEPPER On the 12th inst., in May Street Church, Belfast, by the Rev. Henry Cooke, D. D., LL. D., the Rev. Samuel Smith Allison, Bess Vale, Derry, to Elizabeth, youngest daughter of the late Charles Lepper Esq., Laurel Lodge, Belfast
Nov 19 1852 [Married] RODGERS & ALLISON On the 11th inst., in the Second Presbyterian Church, Newtownlimavady, by the Rev. George Steen, Mr. James Rodgers, to Eliza, eldest daughter of Mr. James Allison, architect, both of Newtownlimavady
Feb 11 1853 [Married] ALLISON & SLOAN January 27, in Fahan Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. John Macky, Mr. George Allison, Waterside, saddler, to Elizabeth Sarah, only daughter of Mr. James Sloan, of Elaghbeg
Sep 23 1853 [Died] At Bessvale, Lower Cumber, on the 13th inst., after a few hours' illness, the Rev. James Allison, in the 78th year of his age, and the 53rd of his ministry
Apr 3 1857 [Died] On the 25th ult., at her residence, Oaks Cottage, Elizabeth, wife of the Rev. S. Smythe Allison, Presbyterian Minister of Comber, county Derry
May 22 1857 [Died] On the 18th inst., at her residence, Bessvale, Catherine, fourth daughter of the late Rev. James Allison, of Comber
Feb 8 1861 [Died] January 31, at her mother's residence, Elaghbeg, Agnes Allison, aged 5 years
Apr 19 1861 [Died] April 11, Isaac, son of Mr. Samuel Allison, Drumnata, Magilligan
Jun 13 1862 [Died] June 8, at his residence, Main Street, Newtownlimavady, Mr. Robert Allison, aged 62 years
Feb 6 1863 [Married] BREWSTER & ALLISON January 29, in the Presbyterian Church, Magilligan, by the Rev. H. M. Butler, Mr. William Brewster, of Minerny, to Hetty Anne, eldest daughter of Mr. Samuel Allison, of Drumnaha
Apr 28 1863 [Married] ALLISON & BREWSTER April 23, at Derramore, by the Rev. H. M. Butler, Mr. John Allison, merchant, Newtownlimavady, son of Mr. Samuel Allison, Drumnaha, to Eleanor, only daughter of Mr. Henry Brewster, Ballyleighy, Magilligan
Sep 15 1863 [Married] ALLISON & BROWNE On the 8th September, in Upper Cumber Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Andrew Long, of Monreagh, cousin of the bride, William Allison, Esq., M. D., Medical Officer of the Cumber, Claudy and Park District, to Mary, the daughter of the Rev. William Browne, P. M., of Upper Cumber
Sep 6 1864 [Birth] August 21, at Main Street, Newtownlimavady, the wife of Mr. John Allison, woollen and linendraper, of a son
Nov 22 1864 [Birth] November 10, at Claudy, the wife of Dr. Allison, of a son
Jun 14 1864 [Died] May 16, at Newport, Nova Scotia, Lamira, wife of Mr. John Allison, aged 64 years. He was for several years residing in the neighbourhood of Newtownlimavady
Sep 16 1864 [Married] BURNSIDE & ALLISON On the 15th September, in the Great James Street Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. James Denham, D. D., William Burnside, sen., Knockbrack, to Matilda, the youngest daughter of the late Rev. James Allison, of Lower Cumber, and sister to the Rev. Samuel Smyth Allison, of said Place
Jan 27 1865 [Died] On the 24th December, at Newport, Nova Scotia, Mr. John Allison, formerly of Magilligan, aged 62 years
May 12 1865 [Married] BINNS & ALLISON May 9, in the Presbyterian Church, Magilligan, by the Rev. H. M. Butler, assisted by the Rev. John Bell, Moville, James A. Binns, Esq., Greencastle [Co. Donegal], to Jane, second daughter of Samuel Allison, Esq., Magilligan
Dec 29 1865 [Married] ALLISON & STEEL December 26, at Ballykelly Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. R. Kennedy, A. M., Myroe, Mr. Robert Allison, Newtownlimavady, to Helen, daughter of the late Mr. Archibald Steel, of Oystervale, Myroe
Mar 27 1866 [Died] March 21, at 9 Albert Street, Mrs. Allison, aged 58 years
Dec 1 1868 [Died] November 14, at Barnally, Myroe, Ellen Jane, third daughter of the late Rev. James Allison, Presbyterian Minister of Cumber, near Londonderry
Jun 11 1869 [Married] ALLISON & MCGRENAHAN June 1, at Balteagh Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. George Steen, A. M., James Allison, jun., Esq., draper, to Kate, youngest daughter of Paul McGrenahan, Esq., both of Newtownlimavady